Posted May. 17, 2013, 4:15 pm
SMC's Carzell VIckers, a 6'4" 190 pound athlete, competed in the California Track and Field Championships placing sixth in the triple jump event with a distance of 14.43 meters in San Mateo Saturday afternoon. Vickers holds a personal triple jump performance record of 14.73 meters gleaned at the Western State Conference Championships on April 19 and this jump ranks him fourth in the State of California.
Posted May. 17, 2013, 9:19 am
Santa Monica police learned of the potential threat of a gunman on campus at Santa Monica College’s main campus at 8 am Thursday.
Posted May. 16, 2013, 9:15 am
Santa Monica College's main campus at 1900 Pico Boulevard was locked down briefly Thursday morning while authorities investigated and arrested a student claiming to have a gun on campus, who is now believed to be behind making threats at other Los Angeles area schools.
Posted May. 15, 2013, 7:12 pm
Corsairs basketball sensation David Nwaba, a 6-4 forward, will be attending Cal Poly San Luis Obispo on a full athletic scholarship after signing a letter of intent to play on the Mustangs basketball program earlier this month. Santa Monica College basketball head coach Jerome Jenkins believes that the Big West is where Nwaba belongs and that his presence will be felt as soon as he steps onto the court. "I think he is an unbelievable athlete and that Cal Poly got a great steal," said Jenkins.
Posted May. 14, 2013, 9:48 am
The Santa Monica College Theatre Arts and Music departments will present “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” the charming Tony Award-winning musical based on the film with the same name, May 24-June 2.
Posted May. 9, 2013, 10:49 am
Santa Monica College is seeking applications for the Citizens Bond Oversight Committee, which oversees the implementation of Measures U, S and AA, ...
Posted May. 9, 2013, 9:13 am
Santa Monica College has been named the winner of the statewide annual Energy and Sustainability Awards competition in the facilities and operations category. SMC is one of three community colleges selected for the awards in three categories that are sponsored by the California Community Colleges Board of Governors.
Posted May. 7, 2013, 9:12 am
Gita Runkle serves at the Director of the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) hosted by Santa Monica College. She recently moved back to Southern California from Miami, Florida.
Posted May. 7, 2013, 9:10 am
The mission of the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) hosted by Santa Monica College (SMC) is to help emerging entrepreneurs realize their dream of business ownership, and assist existing businesses to better compete in the multi-faceted and ever-changing local, national and global economies.
Posted May. 3, 2013, 9:11 am
Santa Monica College’s Global Motion World Dance Company this weekend presents “Poverty and Wealth,” a program of choreography from throughout the world.
Posted May. 3, 2013, 9:01 am
Friday, May 3 Tiato restaurant hosts “The Grateful Hear...
Posted May. 1, 2013, 8:23 pm
The Santa Monica College track and field team is anticipating the Southern California Championships that will be held this weekend at Antelope Valley College after sixteen Corsairs qualified to participate in the track and field event. SMC track and field head coach Larry Silva said that many of the Corsairs have gotten better over the course of their junior college careers.
Posted Apr. 30, 2013, 9:14 am
A team of Santa Monica College film production students won first place at a “live pitch session” held earlier this month at the Santa Monica Playhouse in front of a jury of industry executives.
Posted Apr. 29, 2013, 6:55 pm
SMC tennis stars Juliana Nelkin and Kaori Tsuda led the Corsairs by reaching the finals in the 2013 CCCAA individual playoffs to determine the California Community College State Champions beating Orange Coast College's Michelle Cyrus and Mia Hashimoto 6-2, 6-2 in the semi-finals at The Ojai in Ojai, Calif. But Nelkin and Tsuda lost to Sarah Anderson and Victoria Vo of Fullerton College in the doubles event finals.
Posted Apr. 29, 2013, 9:07 am
The Santa Monica College student newspaper the Corsair won 14 awards – including online General Excellence and three first-place awards – at the 2013 state convention of the Journalism Association of Community Colleges held recently in Sacramento.
Posted Apr. 28, 2013, 8:30 am
The San Antonio Spurs practiced Saturday morning at Santa Monica College in the lead-up to game four in their Western Conference playoff series with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Posted Apr. 23, 2013, 2:10 pm
The main quad at Santa Monica College at 1900 Pico Boulevard was briefly evacuated Tuesday lunch time after a note was found in a bathroom that alluded to a potential bomb threat.
Posted Apr. 22, 2013, 9:51 am
Santa Monica College’s celebration of Earth Week will be held this week from April 22-26. The college has a full lineup of activities for the week, all free and open to the public.
Posted Apr. 20, 2013, 11:49 am
Santa Monica College’s Global Motion World Dance Company presents “Poverty and Wealth,” a program of choreography from throughout the world. The title of the program reflects SMC’s 2012-13 SMC Global Citizenship Theme.
Posted Apr. 19, 2013, 9:30 am
A request of Santa Monica City Council members Gleam Davis and Ted Winterer to authorize a $7,500 expenditure to cover the costs of a symposium at Santa Monica College’s Public Policy Institute was unanimously approved April 9.
Posted Apr. 18, 2013, 8:24 am
The Santa Monica College Theatre Arts Department will present Del Shores’ award-winning dramatic comedy, “The Trials and Tribulations of a Trailer Trash Housewife” this Friday, April 19 at the Theatre Arts Studio Stage on the main campus, 1900 Pico Blvd.
Posted Apr. 13, 2013, 5:48 pm
SMC doubles tennis team Kaori Tsuda and Juliana Nelkin defeated Santa Barbara's Bruna Magalhes and Nadya Bravo 6-2, 6-3 at the 2013 Western State Conference Championships in Ojai to earn the title of 2013 WSC Doubles Champions for the first time in SMC history Saturday afternoon. SMC tennis head coach Richard Goldenson said that Tsuda and Nelkin have been working hard to beat a doubles team that defeated them earlier in the season. "Team Tsuda/Nelkin had been beaten by team Magalhaes/Bravo earlier in the season," said Goldenson. "Since that match, Kaori and Julie have been working hard on their return game and net rushing. Yesterday, Julie and Kaori shifted into overdrive and took it to the next level."
Posted Apr. 9, 2013, 9:35 am
Santa Monica College’s celebration of Earth Week, which will be held April 22-26, has a full lineup of activities for the week, all free and open to the public.
Posted Apr. 9, 2013, 9:04 am
The Press Photographers Association of Greater Los Angeles on Saturday awarded Santa Monica College student newspaper Corsair photographer Amy Gaskin as student photographer of the year.
Posted Apr. 8, 2013, 10:36 am
Santa Monica College tennis players Kaori Tsuda and Juliana Nelkin have qualified to play in the finals of the Western State Conference (WSC) Women's Tennis Championships scheduled to be played at 3:00 p.m. at Ventura College Friday, April 12. Tsuda beat Jackie Griffin in Round 16 6-2 and 6-0 while Nelkin beat Katy Scheck 6-0 and 6-0 in Round 16 of the 2013 WSC Championships Women's Singles.